Qatari-owned Al Jazeera America makes debut

Wed 21 Aug 2013 12:01 PM GST
Al Jazeera America has made its long-awaited debut, competing with US news networks including Fox News and CNN. Almost eight months in the making, the 24-hour news channel will broadcast from its HQ in New York to a potential 48 million homes across the US.

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